WHAT NOT BRING - -Bring or store gasoline, kerosene, ether, paints, propane, or other volatile liquids in a Residence Hall.
-Overload outlets or use electrical taps or “octopuses” to obtain more outlets; do not replace damaged wires or cracked/broken plugs.
-Suspend items from the ceilings, esp. over the bed, exit lights, smoke detectors, etc.
-Have open flames such as sterno, candles, incense, etc. in the Residence Halls.
-Fold or crease extension cords, or place extension cords under carpet.
-Leave permitted appliances unattended, i.e. coffee maker, popcorn popper, curling iron, etc. When unplugged, do not store these items until cool to the touch.
-Do not have anything with an exposed coil or heating element.
-Block your room doorway with furniture, lofts, tapestries or wall hangings.
-Add significant amounts of combustible mass to the rooms, e.g. stuffed chairs, couches
-Bring open-coiled appliances such as toasters, toaster ovens, or hot plates.
-Disconnect door closure devices. They are your first defense against smoke and flame spread.
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